Many couples who got married last year had to downsize their guest lists tremendously, and some had already postponed their ceremonies for some time. Fred Paul, 84, and Florence Harvey, 81, have them all beat: They waited nearly 70 years. But not because of a pandemic. Paul and Harvey were high school sweethearts in the small town of Wandsworth in Canada’s Newfoundland and Labrador province for two years before life drew them in different directions. The lovebirds were separated by a bay, so every evening
Actor Dave Bautista is offering $20,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person who carved "TRUMP" into the back of a manatee. Last week, an image went viral showing a live manatee that had the president's name scrapped onto it, and then was presumably released back into the wild. Bautista said that he wanted to help catch "the low life scummy MAGATs that did this." "If there’s not already a reward for the arrest and conviction of the low life scummy MAGATs that did this I’ll throw in $20,000.
A selection of straight-up legends and some cult heroes We have a cracker of a Scottish football quiz, which takes in a heap of club legends and cult faces over the past four decades. Following the success of our Serie A and Premier League quizzes, we wrap up warm and head to Scotland. Come join us, and best of luck. Share the quiz to show your results ! QUIZ: Can you name the Scottish football cult heroes?
In a post on his Twitter account Saturday, Munford wrote: "I am finishing what I started!! Time to go back to work!!" Ohio State offensive lineman Thayer Munford (75) plays against Michigan in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019. Offensive tackle Thayer Munford announced he will be returning to Ohio State for one more season. In a post on his Twitter account Saturday, Munford wrote: "I am finishing what I started!! Time to go back to work!!" I am finishing
In his review of the 1975 film, The Day of the Locust, the great Roger Ebert wrote: The locusts are the little people, faceless and sad, who accumulate on the benches of Los Angeles, waiting for a bus that will never come. They're surrounded by the artificial glitter of Hollywood, which provides dreams that certainly are happier and sometimes seem more real than the America of the 1930s. But one day, the dreams will end and the locusts will swarm and the whole fragile society will come crashing down. Here is
Apex Legends’ Season 7 competitor, Horizon, is getting a nerf in Season 8, but what that nerf looks like remains to be seen at the moment. Addressing some players’ comments about win rates and other common signs of Legends performing well, Respawn Entertainment has essentially confirmed that the Legend will indeed be nerfed next season. Season 8 of Apex Legends is supposed to start some time in February, so it’ll be a few more weeks before we see whatever nerf is decided on implemented into the game. Respawn
ABC It was easy as ABC in the Friday night ratings wars, as the Alphabet network was the big winner in demos on the evening. The Shark Tank team once again were kings of the Friday night demo ratings, coming in with an 0.7 to edge out Fox’s WWE Friday Night SmackDown, which came in with an 0.6. Sharks Mark Cuban, Kevin O’Leary, Lori Greiner, Barbara Corcoran and guest Shark Alex Rodriguez heard pitches from several Los Angeles entrepreneurs, including a team offering a new path on condiments, a multicultural
ARLINGTON, TEXAS - OCTOBER 11: Dak Prescott #4 of the Dallas Cowboys attempts a pass against the New York Giants during the second quarter at AT&T Stadium on October 11, 2020 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) Dak Prescott’s season-ending injury this past season was devastating for the Dallas Cowboys. But if he had to suffer an injury, it’s fortunate he did so early on in the season to allow him plenty of time to recover ahead of 2021. Prescott suffered a compound fracture and dislocated
In the pop era, the long love affair between poetry and music has bloomed into inspired tributes – the Waterboys on Yeats, say, or Jah Wobble on Blake – while living poets declaiming to music has proved more erratic. There have been highs – Betjeman, Cooper Clarke, LKJ, Tempest – but worthy-but-dull is more common. Here, Cerys Matthews and studio polymath Joe Acheson , AKA Hidden Orchestra, pull off the trick in style, with 10 diverse UK poets reading to arrangements that shape-shift dazzlingly between
President-elect Joe Biden will roll out members of his science team Saturday as he looks to fill his administration and tackle the coronavirus pandemic. Biden will introduce Eric Lander, his nominee for director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and a presidential science advisor-designate; Alondra Nelson, his pick for OSTP deputy director for science and society; and Francis Arnold and Maria Zuber, his picks for co-chairs of the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
It happened early Saturday morning in Citrus County. Police lights at night, stock image. CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. — Two people were killed in a crash overnight in Citrus County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Troopers say the crash happened around 2 a.m. on County Road 495 at W. Pine Bluff Street. It's believed a 26-year-old man from Lecanto, Florida, was heading south on CR-495 when he somehow drove into the northbound lane. His truck crashed nearly head-on into a car driven by a 34-year-old Citrus
Jason Merritt/Getty Images Jessica Alba is the mom of three, an actress, and founder of The Honest Company. Jessica Alba uses "spy cameras" in her kids' bedrooms to monitor them while they take classes remotely from home, she said on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show." "I can call them out. I'm like the voice from the ceiling coming in," Alba said. The actress and founder of The Honest Company, 39, has three kids with husband Cash Warren — Honor, 12; Haven, 9; and Hayes, 3. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.
Never Say Never Again is one of few unofficial James Bond movies, and a lot of viewers missed the title’s joke at the expense of star Sean Connery Never Say Never Again is one of few unofficial James Bond movies, and a lot of viewers missed the title’s subtle, good-natured joke at the expense of returning star Sean Connery. Beginning with 1962’s Dr. No, the late Sean Connery was the first actor to portray Ian Fleming’s iconic super-spy James Bond on the big screen, long before No Time to Die's Daniel
MOUNT STERLING, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Nestlé Prepared Foods is recalling more than 762,000 pounds of pepperoni Hot Pockets. The frozen stuffed sandwiches were shipped to retail stores nationwide. The USDA says the product was recalled because it “may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of glass and hard plastic.” The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service says the recall is for 54-ounce packages containing 12 “Nestlé Hot Pockets Brand Sandwiches:
Kilmer Encourages Biden Administration to Repeal Trump’s Harmful Anti-Worker Executive Orders Washington, D.C. – On January 15, Representative Derek Kilmer (WA-06) led a letter to President-elect Joe Biden to encourage his Administration to repeal executive actions taken by the Trump Administration that have eroded essential rights and protections for federal workers. “As you may know, in 2018 President Trump signed several harmful executive orders (EOs) that have undermined collective bargaining rights
The suspect is still on the loose. HARTFORD, Conn. — Police responded to reports of an armed robbery at 199 Sigourney Street on Friday around 10 pm. Upon their arrival, police found a woman victim of a robbery. Further investigation indicated that she was standing on the sidewalk across Sigourney St; when a silver Honda Accord pulled up next to her. According to the victim, a man came out of the passenger seat and pointed a gun at her, demanding to place her purse on the ground. The victim acted as ordered
In the wake of Cyberpunk 2077’s rough release last month, many wondered why developer CD Projekt Red even opted to launch the game given how poorly it ran on consoles. Well, according to a new report that has now come about, many developers at the studio actively didn’t want to release the game in 2020 and would have liked to have had much more time to work on it. Coming by way of Bloomberg, a new report has been released that says many staff members at CD Projekt Red were baffled to learn that studio heads
Watching all of the really important stuff facing the incoming (YAY!!) Biden administration, I don’t expect that these two symbols will get much attention. However, in the spirit of doing some simple things to erase at least a bit of the rot, I’d like to see someone take responsibility to: 1) Reverse the damage done to our Rose Garden by the unspeakably cold, uncaring individual currently occupying Jill’s seat; and, 2) Change the paint scheme on the new AF 1 planes to the iconic livery that we have known
Prince William says he is concerned about the mental health of U.K. ambulance drivers, police officers and other first responders who are being exposed to extraordinary levels of trauma and death as coronavirus cases soar. /VCG Prince William says he is concerned about the mental health of U.K. ambulance drivers, police officers and other first responders who are being exposed to extraordinary levels of trauma and death as coronavirus cases soar. /VCG Prince William says he is concerned about the mental health